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User Review  - Daftboy1 - LibraryThing

This is the innocent story of Bruno son of a Nazi commander, they move from Berlin to run the Auschwitz POW camp. Bruno is bored but soon after exploring the area he meets a young boy called Shmuel ... Read full review

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User Review  - benuathanasia - LibraryThing

A very quick read that somehow sucks the reader in and make them deeply invested in the characters even though they are never really fleshed out well (aside from the main character and his sister ... Read full review

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User Review  - pennylane78 - LibraryThing

I'd been putting off reading this book, because of the subject matter. I think it's important that people read books that will make them think, but I have to be in a certain state of mind to read ... Read full review

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User Review  - MelAnnC - LibraryThing

I really wish that someone I know hadn't "blurted" out the ending while I was half way through the book! It totally ruined my reading experience. That being said, I found the perspective of "Bruno ... Read full review

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User Review  - SoulFlower1981 - LibraryThing

This was one of the few books about the Holocaust that I didn't read for the literature course that I am in this semester. I had heard about this book some time ago and always meant to get around to ... Read full review

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User Review  - areadingmachine - LibraryThing

An emotional roller coaster that conjured feelings of anger, hatred and disgust as I read it but also hope, sympathy and the odd moment of joy. A young naive German boy called Bruno who has been ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hhaddad1 - LibraryThing

This is heart wrenching story about a young boy named Bruno whose father is a Commander at a concentration camp. Bruno ends up making friends with another young boy who is actually in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - KR_Patterson - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this. It was interesting to get a child's perspective of living through the holocaust, on the German side. I was slightly annoyed with certain things, like it seemed very English ... Read full review

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User Review  - mamelotti - LibraryThing

I'm not going to say that this novel has become one of my all time favorites, but it is a book that brings a bit more awareness into people's lives about the Holocaust. Not a huge amount, but there's ... Read full review

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User Review  - dkgarner95 - LibraryThing

I am so very sad right now. Read full review


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